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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 5:58:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The Moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' North, Longitude: 80° 49' East

The ground speed is currently 433.02 meters/second, 1558.9 kilometres/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.14 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.6"968.41 miWest0° 06' 55.8"7.94 miNorth968.18 mi
24 hours11° 29' 40.1"766.45 miEast2° 24' 24.5"165.50 miNorth779.55 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GunturThu 11:28 AM101 km63 miles55 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VijayawadaThu 11:28 AM119 km74 miles64 nmNorth N
NelloreThu 11:28 AM142 km88 miles76 nmSouthwest SW
EluruThu 11:28 AM144 km89 miles78 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalakolluThu 11:28 AM154 km95 miles83 nmNortheast NE
TadepalligudemThu 11:28 AM169 km105 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RajahmundryThu 11:28 AM201 km125 miles108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KhammamThu 11:28 AM212 km132 miles115 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SrisailamThu 11:28 AM219 km136 miles119 nmWest-northwest WNW
SrikalahastiThu 11:28 AM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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